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10 Comic Book Gifts That Should Be In Your Letter To Santa

Tis the season to get stuff; whether your buying for someone else or crossing items off your own list Christmas is a great time to fill out that empty space on your comic shelf, to finally buy (or hopefully get) that one trade/hardcover/omnibus you’ve been thinking about for six months. To help you shop for a comic fan or figure out to spend that gift card you got we’ve come up with 10 comic book gifts that would look good on any letter to Santa, we’ve even done some of the shopping for yah.

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Top 10 Best Superheroes To Party With

What makes a good party guest? Physical attractiveness would probably be on the top of most people’s list. Sense of humor? Interesting day-job? Ability to shoot fire from their eyes? Super-Heroes have these traits in spades, with their perfect bodies and wild lifestyles. But in reality, the best people to invite to a party are simply your friends. The people you like and who are most like you. So here we present to you the Top 10 Best Superheroes to party with.

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Top 10 Worst Superheroes To Party With

Superheroes make everything better, that’s just a fact of life. And with their crazy powers, hot bodies and larger than life personalities who wouldn’t want to party with the world’s greatest heroes and heroines? But it’s not all fun and games. Sometimes the coolest superheroes can be the biggest wet blankets on the planet. So…the 10 worst superheroes to party with.

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10 Best Issues Of Captain America

As I’ve been reading Cap for most of my life and he’s finally getting the Hollywood treatment he deserves (as opposed to the atrocity of 1990), I thought now would be a good time to rummage through my archives and pick… oh, 10 – that sounds good – the 10 best issues of Captain America from 1968 to today. Rather than say that any issue is better than any other, I’ll just start from today and take it back to the good old days.

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10 Reasons Smallville Both Sucked and Ruled

Ten Years.  Over two hundred episodes.  Those are impressive stats for any TV series, much less a sci-fi show about superheroes.  Smallville owes its longevity to the fact that it allowed itself to change as it aged.  Starting off as a Teen Drama, evolving in a straight Science Fiction series, and finally coming into its own as a pure Superhero Epic, Smallville has had a polarizing effect on its own fanbase specifically and comic book fans in general.  At times it’s been a show people love, and at other times, loved to hate.  So in preparation for the upcoming Series Finale, let’s take a look back at the areas Smallville really sucked, and the other times when it really got it right.

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Top 10 Superman Animated Series Episodes

Following the massive critical and commercial success of Batman The Animated Series, we were treated to the new animated adventures of Superman. Helmed by the same crew, Bruce Timm and company presented us with a Superman who, while maybe not the strongest version ever, was still smart and tough enough to call himself the Man of Steel. A unique fusion of Silver Age and John Byrne, the animated Superman introduced many DC characters to a new audience and opened the door for shows like Justice League Unlimited.

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Top 10 Futurama Episodes

Futurama has returned!  To celebrate, we’ve put together a list of the ten best episodes of the Matt Groening sci-fi comedy that pays tribute to all those awesome things we all like – 1950′s sci-fi, Star Trek, comics, and social satire.  Let’s get right to the list shall we?

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Top 10 Best & Worst Comic Book Fathers

In honor of Father’s Day, I thought it might be nice to take a look at some of the finest – and not so fine – specimens of fatherhood in the comic universe. I chose five of each, in no particular order. So, onto the dads. Worst first!

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10 Worst Superhero Movies Ever

What makes a movie bad is, of course, subjective. I have a few rough guidelines I’ve noticed about comic book movies over the years. So, before I actually get to my list of worst comic book movies, allow me to digress for a bit. If you don’t care about that, skip a few lines.

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Top 10 Lamest Marvel Villains

The House of Ideas has come up with a bunch of cool villains.  The picture above showcase some of those cool bad guys.  But even a house full of ideas can make mistakes from time to time.

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Top 10 Teen Titans Episodes

Since I presently review both the Teen Titans and Titans books, I was asked to go back and look at the Teen Titans series that aired on Cartoon Network. While still not my favorite show, Teen Titans certainly had its moments. My personal favorite top 10 episodes, with detail and explanations follow. This is in no real order, simply more or less as I found them. I find it hard to rank them against each others, so simply call it the ten best and off we go. There are some spoilers below, thou art warned.

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Top 10 Best Superhero Movies Ever

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Superhero movies are definitely in the mainstream these days.  Since 1998′s Blade, the comic book genre has flourished to the point where they are now award winning masterpieces that you can take your girlfriend to. In honor of 2010′s Kick Ass, The Losers, Iron Man 2, Jonah Hex, Scott Pilgrim Vs. The World, The Green Hornet and Dead of Night (based on Dark Horse Comics’ Dylan Dog series), I bring you the list of Top 10 Best Superhero Movies Ever.

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